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Doctors Explore Psychedelics

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Psychedelics have been the subject of experiments by scientists for decades but went out of favor with the law in the 1960s and 1970s when they “escaped the lab” and were picked up by proselytizers who helped give them a bad name, conference presenters said. This led to a backlash that slammed the lid on research for the next several decades.

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6 Ways Mushrooms Can Save the World

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This is definitely worth your time to listen to and it gives amazing insight on the benefits of working with mushrooms.  Here are some highlights about mushrooms:

  • Produce strong antibiotics
  • Rot is essential for nutrients in forest (mycelium goes underground)
  • Mycelium inhales oxygen like we do
  • Mycelium is earth’s natural internet (highly branched)
  • Fungi one of the first organisms to come to land
    • Produces oxalic acids = makes rocks crumble to make soil
  • Fungi do not need light: uses radiation as source of energy
  • Largest organism in the world: mycelia wall
  • Ways mushrooms can be used to save the world
    • Habitat restoration
    • Active against flu viruses and pox
    • Energy called “Econol” made by the breakdown of cellulose to fungal sugars

Shame On Me

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Hello everybody!

Sorry for being absent for so long and slacking on the posting. I have been pretty busy getting my life started and going through obstacles, but now it has calmed down a lot and I am ready to continue my passion. So much research has happened in the past couple of months, which means more progress and more to learn! Stay tuned. Oh and happy holidays!

Upcoming Conferences

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For those that are interested and want to be around people with open minds:

1. The World Ayahuasca Conference will be held from September 25-27 in Ibiza, Spain

“The World Ayahuasca Conference 2014, organized by the ICEERS Foundation, aims to be a multidisciplinary event that brings together leading scientists, legal experts, practitioners. environmentalists and other experts involved in the ayahuasca field, facilitating the interchange of experience and knowledge, and the birth of new synergies and collaborations through the formal presentations and round tables, workshops and debates, as well as the informal events of the conference.”

2. Horizons: Perspectives on Psychedelics will be held from October 10-12 in New York City

“Horizons is an annual forum for learning about psychedelics in New York City. Its goal is to open a fresh dialogue on their role in medicine, culture, history, spirituality, and creativity. 2014 is its eighth year.”

The CIA’s Secret Experiments on LSD in America 1950s and 60s

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The CIA’s Secret Experiments on LSD in America 1950s and 60s

This really shouldn’t surprise anyone…CIA doing unethical experiments on unsuspecting people? Shameful.  Especially when it comes to psychedelics.  One knows how important setting and state of mind is before tripping, so it was no wonder the reactions to LSD came out negatively in these “experiments”. Read on for more info

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